2018 Scholars

Alexander Yang  Went to: Riverside University High School Going to: UW-Milwaukee Major: Electrical Engineering   "I am excited for college so I can try new things and seek opportunities."

Alexander Yang Went to: Riverside University High School Going to: UW-Milwaukee Major: Electrical Engineering

"I am excited for college so I can try new things and seek opportunities."

Heaven Crockett  Went to: Milwaukee High School of the Arts Going to: Lincoln University Major: Social Work   "I finally get to be me! I've went through both middle and high school trying to figure out who I am; what I want out of life. I worked hard to get to this point, I am extremely grateful."

Heaven Crockett Went to: Milwaukee High School of the Arts Going to: Lincoln University Major: Social Work

"I finally get to be me! I've went through both middle and high school trying to figure out who I am; what I want out of life. I worked hard to get to this point, I am extremely grateful."

Ke'Von Hamilton  Went to: Golda Meir High School Going to: Morehouse College Major: Kinesiology / Minor: Psychology   "I am ready to become my own man, to show God, my amazing family and the generations below me that anything is possible if you really want it."

Ke'Von Hamilton Went to: Golda Meir High School Going to: Morehouse College Major: Kinesiology / Minor: Psychology

"I am ready to become my own man, to show God, my amazing family and the generations below me that anything is possible if you really want it."

Mular Say  Went to: Casimir Pulaski High School Going to: MATC Major: Math Education   "I am excited to be the first one in my family who will go to college."

Mular Say Went to: Casimir Pulaski High School Going to: MATC Major: Math Education

"I am excited to be the first one in my family who will go to college."

Azeb Weldemariam  Went to: Milwaukee High School of the Arts Going to: Carroll University Major: Pre-Medicine   "I am excited to know what college-life looks like. I'll have the opportunity to meet knew people and learn from one another."

Azeb Weldemariam Went to: Milwaukee High School of the Arts Going to: Carroll University Major: Pre-Medicine

"I am excited to know what college-life looks like. I'll have the opportunity to meet knew people and learn from one another."

Isaiah Gordon  Went to: Golda Meir High School Going to: UW-Madison Major: Nursing   "I am ready to reach my dreams and become successful in a world that is full of possibilities."

Isaiah Gordon Went to: Golda Meir High School Going to: UW-Madison Major: Nursing

"I am ready to reach my dreams and become successful in a world that is full of possibilities."

Lue Lor  Went to: Riverside University High School Going to: UW-Milwaukee Major: Mechanical Engineering   "College will be a very new, important experience and journey in my life. I will have the opportunity to meet new students and learn from new professors."

Lue Lor Went to: Riverside University High School Going to: UW-Milwaukee Major: Mechanical Engineering

"College will be a very new, important experience and journey in my life. I will have the opportunity to meet new students and learn from new professors."

Shauntia Carson  Went to: Golda Meir High School Going to: Marquette University Major: Psychology   "I am the first in my family to attend a four-year college; I plan to make them very proud!"

Shauntia Carson Went to: Golda Meir High School Going to: Marquette University Major: Psychology

"I am the first in my family to attend a four-year college; I plan to make them very proud!"

Haley George  Went to: Bay View High School Going to: Marquette University Major: Law & Psychology   "I am excited for college because I will be able to try new things and discover myself."

Haley George Went to: Bay View High School Going to: Marquette University Major: Law & Psychology

"I am excited for college because I will be able to try new things and discover myself."

Jamie Covaleski  Went to: Riverside University High School Going to: UW-Madison Major: Genetics & Bio-Medical Engineering   "I am excited to become more independent and discover my true self. I plan to do more extracurricular and volunteering activities."

Jamie Covaleski Went to: Riverside University High School Going to: UW-Madison Major: Genetics & Bio-Medical Engineering

"I am excited to become more independent and discover my true self. I plan to do more extracurricular and volunteering activities."

Lyric Carter-Perry  Went to: Pius XI Catholic High School Going to: Prairie View A&M University Major: Biology   "I love to travel and I believe that college will not only further my education but allow me to see the world."

Lyric Carter-Perry Went to: Pius XI Catholic High School Going to: Prairie View A&M University Major: Biology

"I love to travel and I believe that college will not only further my education but allow me to see the world."


2017 Scholars

Dalicia Simpson  Went to: Rufus King High School Going to: University of Minnesota Twin Cities Major: Biology & Physiology   "College is my first step to freedom and being on my own. It is also my first step into achieving my goals and aspirations."

Dalicia Simpson
Went to: Rufus King High School
Going to: University of Minnesota Twin Cities
Major: Biology & Physiology

"College is my first step to freedom and being on my own. It is also my first step into achieving my goals and aspirations."

Leticia Cortes  Went to: Carmen High School Going to: Columbia College Chicago Major: Early Childhood Education   "I will graduate from college and come back to Milwaukee to become a teacher in my community."

Leticia Cortes
Went to: Carmen High School
Going to: Columbia College Chicago
Major: Early Childhood Education

"I will graduate from college and come back to Milwaukee to become a teacher in my community."

Isabel Castro  Went to: Escuela Verde High School Going to: University of Wisconsin Milwaukee Major: Political Science - Minor: Community Art   "College will be the next chapter of my life and an experience that will help me grow as a person who wishes to help my community."

Isabel Castro
Went to: Escuela Verde High School
Going to: University of Wisconsin Milwaukee Major: Political Science - Minor: Community Art

"College will be the next chapter of my life and an experience that will help me grow as a person who wishes to help my community."

Ah Xiong  Went to: Riverside University High School Going to: Toccoa Falls College Major: Cross Cultural Studies   "I am most excited for college because I will be off on my own. It’s going to be hard, but it’s most definitely going to be a huge challenge for me to overcome and shape myself as a person."

Ah Xiong
Went to: Riverside University High School
Going to: Toccoa Falls College
Major: Cross Cultural Studies

"I am most excited for college because I will be off on my own. It’s going to be hard, but it’s most definitely going to be a huge challenge for me to overcome and shape myself as a person."

Jaida Shellaugh-Russell  Went to: West Allis Central High School Going to: University of Wisconsin Whitewater Major: Political Science   "I am excited for college so I can begin my path to become a defense attorney for minorities, gain knowledge and have new experiences. "

Jaida Shellaugh-Russell
Went to: West Allis Central High School
Going to: University of Wisconsin Whitewater
Major: Political Science

"I am excited for college so I can begin my path to become a defense attorney for minorities, gain knowledge and have new experiences. "